National Day of Prayer


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National Day of Prayer
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On this national day of prayer, I would like to draw your attention to a few words in the resolution signed by President Abraham Lincoln on March 30, 1863:

“And whereas it is the duty of nations as well as of men, to own their dependence upon the overruling power of God, to confess their sins and transgressions in humble sorrow yet with assured hope that genuine repentance will lead to mercy and pardon, and to recognize the sublime truth announced in the Holy Scriptures and proven by all history that those nations only are blessed whose God is the Lord.”

May God Almighty Himself help us to humble ourselves in this generation and recognize these incredible truths that were part of the cornerstone and founding of this nation.

It’s time to pray.

Miracle at Dunkirk


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Miracle at Dunkirk
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In 1940 with England facing what seemed to be certain and imminent defeat, Prime Minister Winston Churchill called in a national day of prayer. With their back against the wall, about 70 percent of the British people showed up at the churches to pray.

God answered their prayer! What happened became known as the “Miracle at Dunkirk.” Three hundred thousand troops were spared, and the tide of the battle began to turn against the fermenting evil of that time.

May God give you and I the sense and the courage to humble ourselves and pray again. That’s why Second Chronicles 7:14 starts with these words: “If My people who are called by My name will humble themselves, and pray…”

My friend, it’s time to pray.

Prayer Meetings Are Starting


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Prayer Meetings Are Starting
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The book of Acts, chapter 4, verses 29 to 31: “‘Now, Lord, look on their threats, and grant to Your servants that with all boldness they may speak Your word, by stretching out Your hand to heal, and that signs and wonders may be done through the name of Your holy Servant Jesus.’ And when they had prayed, the place where they were assembled together was shaken; and they were all filled with the Holy Spirit, and they spoke the word of God with boldness.”

Scripture tells us and shows us clearly that when we pray, the power of God comes into our mist. I do thank God for the reports that are coming in of people who are gathering to pray. Some, even one person from Colorado, asked their pastor if they could have a prayer meeting, and now that church has a prayer meeting! I have with me in studio, two ladies who have started a prayer meeting in their church in California. God is beginning to visit them. Oh, thank God for prayer!

It’s time to pray.

We Must Pray Again


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We Must Pray Again
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The recent burning of a Jordanian pilot by ISIS shocked the world. In it we see how deep evil can become when people embrace a lie. The fire of evil is only capable of destruction.

In contrast to this, the true presence of God sets people free and turns everybody back to a place of light and life. Listen to the testimony in the book of First Kings chapter 18: “It came to past at the time of the evening sacrifice that Elijah the prophet came near and said, ‘Lord God of Abraham, Isaac, and of Israel, let it be known this day you are God in Israel, and I am your servant, and that I have done all these things at your word. Hear me, O Lord, hear me that this people may know that you are the Lord God, and that you have turned their hearts back to you again.’ Then the fire of the Lord fell, when all the people saw in verse thirty nine they fell on their faces: and they said, ‘The Lord, he is God: the Lord, he is God!'”

It is time again to pray.

The Miracle of Wine Turned to Prayer


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The Miracle of Wine Turned to Prayer
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Gospel of John, chapter 2, verses 9 and 10 says, “When the master of the feast had tasted the water that was made wine, and did not know where it came from (but the servants who had drawn the water knew), the master of the feast called the bridegroom. And he said to him, ‘Every man at the beginning sets out the good wine, and when the guests have well drunk, then the inferior. You have kept the good wine until now!'”

I am personally shocked today at the reports I’m hearing about so many of God’s people turning to alcohol. Like the master of the feast, they’re so captivated by the physical taste of the moment. That they miss the power of the one whose in their mist. The one who is able to change them into people whose lives could bring glory to His name.

In my opinion, it’s time for many to lower the glass and lift up our voices again in prayer. It’s time for you and me to pray.

If Only Solomon Had Prayed


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If Only Solomon Had Prayed
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Listen to these incredible words written by the pen of Solomon: “Hear, my son, and receive my sayings, and the years of your life will be many. I have taught you in the way of wisdom; I have led you in right paths. When you walk, your steps will not be hindered, and when you run, you will not stumble. Take firm hold of instruction, do not let go; keep her, for she is your life.”

If only Solomon had prayed for a heart to fully embrace the things that he knew. The casual holding of truth led him and many more after him—even to this day—into spiritual ruin. God told him that fully loving the truth would guarantee him a victorious life. Today, you and I have only one hope for the future—we must deeply search for a love of the truth again. May God help us to do this.

It’s time to pray.